Problem Solved – Towing and Recovery Equipment Manufacturer Grows Business and Increases Throughput with GFS Paint Booths

Miller Industries is the world’s largest manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment, with three manufacturing facilities in the United States and two in Europe (England and France). In 1990, Miller Industries acquired several existing towing manufacturing companies — including well-known brands like Century®, Holmes®, Chevron®, Vulcan®, Boniface® and Jige® — giving Miller more than 100 years … Continue reading Problem Solved – Towing and Recovery Equipment Manufacturer Grows Business and Increases Throughput with GFS Paint Booths

Assured Orleans South Increases Throughput, Cuts Energy Costs and Improves Quality with REVO Accelerated Curing Systems

This article was originally printed in Collision Repair Magazine, and the full article can be read on pages 44 to 45 of Volume 16, Number 4. With 68 locations across Ontario, Assured Automotive has become a well-known and respected name in the Canadian collision repair market. The company’s rapid growth and success is due in … Continue reading Assured Orleans South Increases Throughput, Cuts Energy Costs and Improves Quality with REVO Accelerated Curing Systems

Problem Solved – Custom Wood Painting Operation Increases Throughput with Larger Shop and New GFS Finishing Equipment

A family-owned business since 1970, Balzer Painting was originally established by Dennis Balzer. Since its conception, Balzer Painting has grown exponentially and stably, with many of the team members working there for 20 or more years. Recently, Dennis passed the family business onto his son, Ben. Dennis and Ben built the business with a twofold … Continue reading Problem Solved – Custom Wood Painting Operation Increases Throughput with Larger Shop and New GFS Finishing Equipment

Problem Solved – New GFS Booth Helps Aircraft Refinish Facility Reach New Heights

In 1999, Jeff Voigt purchased a fixed base operation (FBO) in Park Rapids, Minnesota, and would soon establish Park Rapids Aviation as one of the only aircraft maintenance facilities of its kind in the upper Midwest. Initially, the facility was focused on aircraft maintenance and float modifications, but Voigt’s vision was to become a full-service … Continue reading Problem Solved – New GFS Booth Helps Aircraft Refinish Facility Reach New Heights

Problem Solved – Reconditioning center maximizes cycle time with new booth and prep station

With 16 franchised operations offering virtually every make of vehicle, Birchwood Automotive Group has grown to become the largest network of automotive retailers in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Despite being the largest, there is still room for more improvement. Since the province’s used-vehicle market is three times larger than the new one, Birchwood Group made the decision … Continue reading Problem Solved – Reconditioning center maximizes cycle time with new booth and prep station

Problem Solved – Collision center replaces its “state-of-the-art” booth with a state-of-the-art booth

It didn’t take long for Kent Forman to realize his Honda dealership in Brandon, Manitoba needed a body shop. After years of taking vehicles to local body shops in town, he opened a shop of his own. The location wasn’t ideal to begin with which meant a lot of trips across town from the dealership, … Continue reading Problem Solved – Collision center replaces its “state-of-the-art” booth with a state-of-the-art booth

Problem Solved – Collision center becomes energy efficient, ready for aluminum repairs with new equipment

When Tom and Connie Holzer started their company in 1974 in Farmington, Michigan, they couldn’t have imagined all of the changes that would be in store for them. Considerable growth inspired a move in 1985 to a new location in nearby Farmington Hills. Since then, Tom Holzer Ford has grown into a dealership offering a … Continue reading Problem Solved – Collision center becomes energy efficient, ready for aluminum repairs with new equipment

Problem Solved – Small-town auto body shop upgrades to a larger building, leaving homemade booth behind

Located just outside of Winnipeg, St. Claude Autobody has been serving the St. Claude community for over 50 years. Dealing with everything from collisions to hail damage, the shop grew from a one-man team to a 12 employee shop, demanding a larger facility. That one-man team was made up of Norm Bruneau, who purchased the … Continue reading Problem Solved – Small-town auto body shop upgrades to a larger building, leaving homemade booth behind

Problem Solved – New Paint Line for Farming Equipment Manufacturer

Meyer Manufacturing has come a long way since its humble beginnings more than 70 years ago. In 1946, Alvin Meyer quit farming and built a machine shop in Dorchester, Wisconsin, a small village in the heart of America’s Dairyland. At that time, the company, known as Meyer’s Machine Shop, had just two employees, including Alvin. … Continue reading Problem Solved – New Paint Line for Farming Equipment Manufacturer

Problem Solved – Bigger, Better Paint Booth for Auto Body Shop

Michael Cifaldi of Cifaldi Motors in Cumberland, Wisconsin knew it was time to replace their aging, small paint booth. They had their old booth for 25-30 dyears and it was used when they purchased it. “Our old booth was basically falling apart,” Cifaldi said. And 'falling apart' is not an exaggeration. When they began taking … Continue reading Problem Solved – Bigger, Better Paint Booth for Auto Body Shop